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ILA Int’l. and NY-NJ District Council Endorse William B. Sampson IV in Race for NJ’s 31st Assy. District

ILA International and New York-New Jersey District Council Endorse ILA Local 1588 Member Brother William B. Sampson IV in His Race for New Jersey’s 31st Assembly District NORTH BERGEN, NJ – (April 14, 2021). The International Longshoremen’s Association and its New York-New Jersey District Council are jointly endorsing ILA Local 1588 Crane Operator William B. …

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Vince Cameron elected President of Southeast Dock & Marine Council

International Vice President Vince Cameron elected President of ILA’s Southeast Dock & Marine Council and Will Assume Office Held By ILA’s Wilbur Rowell For Over 15 Years (April 14, 2021) International Vice-President Vince Cameron was elected as President of the Southeastern Dock & Marine Council (SEDMC). The presidents of the South Atlantic and South Florida …

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ILA President Harold J. Daggett Applauds President Biden’s American Jobs Plan

$17 Billion Earmarked For Port and Inland Waterway Improvements That Benefits ILA   NORTH BERGEN, NJ (March 31, 2021) – Harold J. Daggett, President, international Longshoremen’s Association, issued the following statement today on President Joseph Biden’s “American Jobs Plan.” The officers and 65,000 members of the International Longshoremen’s Association applaud President Joe Biden’s ambitious and …

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Georgia Governor Signs Bill Into Law Aimed At Suppressing Voting Rights

ILA Vice President Willie Seymore Says His State Is Preventing Eligible Voters From Participating In Our Democracy NORTH BERGEN, NJ. (March 26, 2021) On Thursday, George Gov. Brian Kemp signed a bill into law an ILA Leader in the Peach State say will place new limitations on mail-in voting and is an attempt to prevent …

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ILA President Harold Daggett Statement on Confirmation of Marty Walsh As U.S. Labor Secretary

Congratulations to the Honorable Marty Walsh on his confirmation Monday by the United  States Senate as Secretary of Labor.  On behalf of the 65,000 members of the International Longshoremen’s Association, I offer my congratulations to you, Mr. Secretary, on your confirmation as United States Secretary of Labor.  It was an honor to speak to you …

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